Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Naples

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Naples is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Naples a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Naples.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Naples:

  1. Sansevero Chapel Museum

    #1 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Sansevero Chapel Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Church, Religious Site

    Address: Via Francesco de Sanctis, 19, 80134 Naples, Italy

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    The Sansevero Chapel has been turned into a beautiful Museum. Home to some really amazing objects of art, the chapel itself is quite striking looking. There is a lot to see here so do make sure to pla...Read more

  2. Church Of Gesu Nuovo

    #2 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Church Of Gesu Nuovo

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Piazza del Gesù Nuovo, 2, Napoli, Italy

    Timings: 07:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    There’s a reason this church's ashlar diamond projections facade looks nothing like a church. Built in 1470 for Roberto Sanseverino, the Prince of Salerno, the church used to be a palace until i...Read more

  3. Spaccanapoli

    #3 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Spaccanapoli

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Landmark

    Address: Spaccanapoli, 80132 Napoli, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Walking through Piazza San Domenico Maggiore you will find a road known as the Spaccanapoli. The name “Spaccanapoli” implies a road that divides the old locality of Naples. In the ancient ...Read more

  4. Via Toledo

    #4 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Via Toledo

    Tags: Cafe, Restaurant, Leisure, Market

    Address: Via Toledo, Naples, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Via Toledo (street), the shopping paradise of Naples was earlier known as the Via Roma. Known to be the longest shopping streets it is where the travelers can find numerous boutiques, the departmental...Read more

  5. Il Cimitero Delle Fontanelle

    #5 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Il Cimitero Delle Fontanelle

    Tags: Art And Culture, Cemetery

    Address: Via Fontanelle, 80, Napoli Naples, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This unusual cemetery is a very interesting place to visit in Naples. You cannot really call it a cemetery at all. It is more of a collection of remains from various events in history. It is located i...Read more

  6. Certosa Di San Martino

    #6 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Certosa Di San Martino

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Religious Site, Museum

    Address: Largo San Martino 5, 80129 Naples, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    Certosa di San Martino is a Monastery in Naples that looks like a palace. This Carthusian monastery was built in the 14th century and restored in the 17the century. The restoration was done following ...Read more

  7. Ospedale Degli Incurabili

    #7 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Ospedale Degli Incurabili

    Tags: Church, Museum, Historical Site, Fountain

    Address: Via Maria Longo, 50, 80138 Napoli, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 01:00 pm Details

    This incredible and historic medical-monastic complex was founded in 1521 by Maria Lorenza Longo; the great pharmacy was added in the mid-17th century by Antonio Maggiocca. There is only one way to de...Read more

  8. Naples Cathedral

    #8 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Naples Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Via Duomo, 149, Napoli, Italy

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Completed in the early 13th century on the foundations of two palaeo-Christian basilicas (the excavations of which revealed Greek and Roman artefacts that you can check out), this cathedral is more th...Read more

  9. Teatro San Carlo

    #9 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Teatro San Carlo

    Tags: Tour, Entertainment, Performance, Theatre

    Address: Via San Carlo, 98F, 80132 Naples, Italy

    The Theatre is one of the most spectacular you will see. Established by King Charles of Burbon, interiors of the palatial theater are in one word: Stunning! Although the original was destroyed the rec...Read more

  10. Sant'anna Dei Lombardi

    #10 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Sant'anna Dei Lombardi

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Piazza Monteoliveto, 4, 80134 Napoli, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    There is much to see in the 14th century church, though it does not really impress from the outside. It used be one of the largest monastic complexes in the city. It had two major makeovers - Renaissa...Read more

  11. The Capodimonte Museum And Park

    #11 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    The Capodimonte Museum And Park

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Park, Architecture

    Address: Via Miano, 2, 80137 Napoli Naples, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    The Capodimonte Museum is one of the most significant museums of Naples. It has the distinction having the huge collection of Farnese and Borbone treasures. The museum is found in the Palazzo Reale di...Read more

  12. Royal Palace

    #12 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Royal Palace

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Palace, Architecture

    Address: Piazza del Plebiscito, 1, 80132 Napoli, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    Royal Palace (Palazzo Reale), the heart of Naples is located in the downtown. Situated on the largest square of Naples i.e. at Piazza Plebiscito the palace offers a cordial welcome to the travelers. T...Read more

  13. San Lorenzo Maggiore

    #13 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    San Lorenzo Maggiore

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Piazza San Gaetano, 80138 Napoli, Italy

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Of Naples' medieval chapels, the San Lorenzo is perhaps one of the most beautiful. Celebrated around the world for its exceptionally scholarly past, it was initially a basilica dating back to the 500A...Read more

  14. Chiesa Di San Gregorio Armeno

    #14 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    Chiesa Di San Gregorio Armeno

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Via S. Gregorio Armeno, 1, 80138 Napoli, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm Details

    A temple dedicated to Ceres stood here, and was replaced by this church in the 10th century. The Baroque building you see today was only completed in 1579 though, and it is unapologetically opulent. T...Read more

  15. San Francesco Di Paola

    #15 of 65 Art and Cultural Attractions in Naples
    San Francesco Di Paola

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Piazza del Plebiscito, 80132 Napoli, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The first thing that grabs your eye at Piazza del Plebiscito, Naples’ largest square, is the grand colonnade of 38 Doric columns of this neoclassical 1817 church. Ferdinand I wanted it to evoke ...Read more

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